Guide for a short trip to Paris

A good tip for anyone going to Paris, especially for those who will be in town for the first time, is getting out of bed early and with a good mood! Comfortable clothes and shoes are also obligatory items for those who wish to enjoy the City of Light and its endless list of monuments, squares, sights, neighborhoods and restaurants for all tastes.

Cradle of culture and art, the French capital deserves to be explored in depth and for this it takes a certain time. Ideally, the visitor should book at least three days’ stay in the city, which may not be enough. If you come back with the feeling that you did not see much, do not worry, because Paris is a city that deserves many other visits.

Guide for a short trip to Paris Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 9

SEE ALSO: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MAISON ET OBJET PARIS 2017

Maison et Objet trade show Maison et Objet ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MAISON ET OBJET 2017 banner weblog 2 Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris banner weblog 2

One of the main concerns of those who go to the french capital is in relation to expenses. As we said before, the City of Light has a huge amount of attractions and many of them are paid, so opting for tourist passes can sometimes be the best alternative, especially for those who wish to get to know a lot in a few days.

Which pass to choose?

Below, we describe three cards used by tourists visiting City of Light, read each one carefully to choose which one is better for you

Paris Pass – when you purchase this pass, the visitor has free admission (and direct, no queues) to the main museums and monuments such as the Louvre, attractions like Seine river cruises and the Opera Garnier tour, plus unlimited use of transport During the period of validity of the card.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 8

Museum Pass – Already the Museum Pass is the ideal card for anyone who wants to get to know much of the museums of the French capital. And taking into account that the entrance in the main of the city cost between 9 and 12 €, it is very probable that you make a great deal when acquiring the card.

There are altogether 60 museums and monuments, such as the Louvre, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Pompidou Center, the Palace of Versailles, among others. Not to mention that the card also gives the holder the right of “entry without queues”.

Visite Travel Card – this card is ideal for those who do not want to worry about public transport in Paris, because it is possible to walk by subway, trains, buses and even catch the funicular of Montmartre (which goes up and down the hill where it is The Basilica of the Sacred Heart). The Paris Visite covers areas 1 to 3, where most of the main sights are located.

Suggestions to visit

Arch of Triumph: The construction of the Arc de Triomphe began in 1806, under the command of the emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, but the work, created to celebrate the glory of the war heroes, was only inaugurated in 1836 in the reign of Louis Philippe. They are 50 meters high and several sculptures attached to the pillars.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 1

Avenue des Champs Elysées: Known by the French as La plus belle avenue du monde, in the literal translation, “The most beautiful avenue in the world”, the Champs-Elysées (Avenue des Champs-Elysées) is one of the busiest and most expensive addresses in Paris. They are 1,910 meters long filled with shops of all kinds.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 2

Notre Dame cathedral: The visit to the beautiful gothic cathedral of Our Lady of Paris, which began to be erected in the 12th century and took about 200 years to complete, is a must. The site was the scene of several important events, such as the coronation of the emperor Napoleon by himself.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 5

Moulin Rouge: The famous cabaret, opened in 1889, is one of the great symbols of bohemia in the French capital. The show, which serves as inspiration throughout the world to this day and stars as the beautiful dancers of Cancan, is all based on the Belle Époque in the city.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 3

Eiffel Tower: The imposing monument created by the engineer Gustave Eiffel, inaugurated on March 31, 1889, is an obligatory stop in the French capital. The Tower, planned for the centenary of the French Revolution, is about 300 meters high, 7.3 thousand tons of iron and was erected in record time: two years, two months and five days.

Guide for a short trip Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris 4

banner we blog design 5 NAMES EVERY HOME INTERIOR DESIGN LOVER KNOWS banner we blog Typography ART: A Creative Typography by Marcel Piekarski banner we blog Summer Soundtracks Top 5 Retro Summer Soundtracks banner we blog Luxury Hotel An abandoned Inn turned in to Luxury Hotel banner we blog Movie A Movie Poster A Day by CRAFT X GRAFT banner we blog Frida Escobedo Architect Frida Escobedo shares her Working Experience banner we blog Karina Eibatova Russian Artist Karina Eibatova creates "Magical Jungles" banner we blog MidCentury Modern How to makeover you house in a MidCentury Modern Style banner we blog 1950’s Living Room Recreate the best 1950’s Living Room banner we blog Modern Sideboards 8 Modern Sideboards to a Perfect Storage banner we blog Scandinavian Design Furniture Inspiration in the Scandinavian Design & Mediterranean Style banner we blog Modern Scandinavian Modern Scandinavian Kitchen Renovation banner we blog danish design Relaunch of an 1950's Danish Design Chair by Finn Juhl banner we blog Midcentury Scandinavian Style How to Nail a Midcentury Scandinavian Style banner we blog Midcentury Modern 5 Top Hotels with Midcentury Modern Design banner we blog bar Bar Botanique Cafe Tropique: discover a rainforest-like feel banner we blog Brazilian Furniture Brazilian Furniture: an Example of Midcentury Modern Design banner we blog Midcentury Modern Dining Room 5 Charming Midcentury Modern Dining Room Designs banner we blog Dining Chair Theodor Dining Chair by Brdr. Krüger banner we blog Furniture Design COLONEL: Furniture Design & Lighting that evokes good feelings banner we blog house Alfred - a House designed by Austin Maynard Architects banner we blog James Bond Woolsey Agent Desk - a James Bond Inspiration! banner we blog studio A Dynamic New Studio Concept, in New York, by Studio-Tag banner we blog sofa The Wing Sofa, a bent wood sofa banner we blog Design Week Design Week 2016 - The Complete Universe of Maison et Objet banner we blog Scandinavian Three Styles of Scandinavian Spaces banner we blog Marble Add Marble to your Wallpaper banner we blog Handmade Maslo Jewelry - Handmade Jewelry banner we blog 100% design Essential Home is on the way to 100% Design Show banner we blog Greta Friedman Greta Friedman, the nurse from the iconic photo of WWII dies at 92 banner we blog Emmanuel Babled Emmanuel Babled, glass designer moved to Lisbon banner we blog cement Cement pots to have at home banner we blog Yves Saint Laurent 2017, year Yves Saint Laurent from Paris to Marrakesh banner we blog The citizenM hotel in Rotterdam A Bold, Trendy - The citizenM hotel in Rotterdam banner we blog Shrink Shrink the People: a creative photographic project banner we blog Christmas Decorating 10 The Best Christmas Decorating Ideas Ever banner we blog Zaha Hadid Architects London Science Museum: Mathematics Gallery designed by Zaha Hadid Architects banner we blog Maison et Objet Paris ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MAISON ET OBJET PARIS 2017 banner we blog Paris Guide for a short trip to Paris banner we blog

_

We really hope you liked our article. Feel free to pin all the images to your favorite Pinterest board or to print it and use in your mood board. You can always choose to follow us and see the coverage of this event step by step. Follow us on Facebook, Pinterest , Instagram or subscribe here and don’t miss a single breath.

No Comments Yet

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Inspiration Book - Room by Room